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The Law - a Novel, Vailland, Roger
1 Vailland, Roger The Law - a Novel
London Jonathan Cape & the Book Society 1958 Book Club Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Translated from the French by Peter Wiles. The title is taken from a game played in the cafes of Southern Italy. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 256 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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In Search of a Distant Voice, Yamada, Taichi
2 Yamada, Taichi In Search of a Distant Voice
London Faber and Faber 2006 0571229719 / 9780571229710 First British Edition Soft Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich. Clean, unread paperback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest signs of storage. 183 pages. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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And Berry Came Too, Yates, Dornford
3 Yates, Dornford And Berry Came Too
London Ward, Lock & Co Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Collection of semi-autobiographical humorous short stories. Some odd light spotting to page edges else a clean square hardback - 320 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Anthony Lyveden, Yates, Dornford
4 Yates, Dornford Anthony Lyveden
London Ward, Lock & Co Ltd 1942 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
A good clean copy though spine leaning slightly. 308 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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B-Berry and I Look Back, Yates, Dornford
5 Yates, Dornford B-Berry and I Look Back
London Ward, Lock & Co 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Last in the line of the 'Berry' series as the authors' reminisce. Some odd light spotting to page edges else a clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shelfwear - 285 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Fire Below, Yates, Dornford
6 Yates, Dornford Fire Below
London Ward, Lock & Co 1945 Eleventh Impression Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
The fourth Chandos story in which Richard leads his friends into forbidden territory to rescue a kidnapped young widow. Clean square hardback with gift inscription on front endpaper. No jacket. 320 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Maiden Stakes, Yates, Dornford
7 Yates, Dornford Maiden Stakes
London Ward, Lock & Co Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
A collection of short stories. Small stain to front cover and foxing to page edges. Text block is clean. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. No jacket. - 319 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Perishable Goods, Yates, Dornford
8 Yates, Dornford Perishable Goods
London Hodder & Stoughton 1930 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
The second of the Chandos thrillers in which Adele Pleydell is taken hostage - and referred to by her captors as 'perishable goods.' Good clean hardback with faded spine. A little foxing to endpapers but text block is clean. No jacket. - 310 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Storm Music, Yates, Dornford
9 Yates, Dornford Storm Music
London Ward, Lock & Co 1945 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
Thriller in which the the hero and heroine take refuge in an idyllic woodland cabin, and spend the night together during a magnificent thunderstorm. Square, clean, tight hardback. No jacket. - 317 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Berry Scene, Yates, Dornford
10 Yates, Dornford The Berry Scene
London Ward, Lock & Co 1947 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
Collection of short stories featuring feature Bertram "Berry" Pleydell. Gift inscription on front endpaper else a very good clean hardback - no dustjacket. 286 pages. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Brother of Daphne, Yates, Dornford
11 Yates, Dornford The Brother of Daphne
London Ward, Lock & Co 1945 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
Yates's first collection of short stories featuring Bertram Pleydell - 'Berry'. Square, clean, tight hardback. No jacket. - 253 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Cunning Woman's Grandson, Yonge, Charlotte M.
12 Yonge, Charlotte M. The Cunning Woman's Grandson
London National Society's Depository Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Novel set in the Cheddar district in the 1790s which warns of the dangers of superstition, in particular the telling of fortunes. Both hinges have been reinforced with bookbinder's tape and there is a small stain on the rear cover. Spine strip has faded. Internally clean. A good copy of this now hard-to-find title. 234 pages + publisher's catalogue. 5 b/w plates. . No date but British Library catalogue states 1890. 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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Serious Intent, Yorke, Margaret
13 Yorke, Margaret Serious Intent
London Little Brown & Company 1995 0316912808 / 9780316912808 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo 
A crime novel offering a masterfully measured exploration of criminal behaviour both nasent and mature. A very good clean copy in jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. Slight tanning to page edges. 280 pages. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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A Man About the House, Young, Francis Brett
14 Young, Francis Brett A Man About the House
London William Heinemann Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Novel about two middle-aged sisters who find it difficult to make ends meet after their father dies but who come into timely bequest in the shape of a villa and estate in Italy - there they are met by Salvatore - their new butler who helps them manage their estate - and quickly makes himself indespensible to Agnes in particular. Square, tight hardback with minor edgewear. No jacket. Previous owner's small sticker to front pastedown. 279 pages. Next post UK dispatch. . Next post dispatch. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Camelot's Honour (SIGNED COPY), Zettel, Sarah
15 Zettel, Sarah Camelot's Honour (SIGNED COPY)
London HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2005 0007158696 / 9780007158690 First Paperback Edition Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Unread paperback which is SIGNED by the author on the half title. As new, unread copy. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Usurper's Crown, Zettel, Sarah
16 Zettel, Sarah The Usurper's Crown
London Voyager 2004 0007114028 / 9780007114023 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A very good, clean copy which has small crease to front cover at bottom corner. Book Two fo the Isavalta trilogy. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 8.25 GBP
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The Lord of Lies : Book Two of the Ea Cycle, Zindell, David
17 Zindell, David The Lord of Lies : Book Two of the Ea Cycle
London Voyager 2003 0002247577 / 9780002247573 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The second book in the Ea Cycle series. A clean, crisp hardback copy in unclipped dustwrapper. First Edition with complete number line 1,3,5,7,9,8,6,4,2. 548 pages. 548 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Money, Zola, Emile
18 Zola, Emile Money
London Chartsearch Ltd Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Set in the financial world of the Second French Empire the author attempts to show the terrible effects of speculation and fraudulent company promotion, the culpable negligence of company directors, and the impotency of contemporary financial laws. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. 428 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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